That jar of canned apple pie filling in the pantry can be the start of so many different dessert recipes.
Oh sure, one can easily dump it into a pie shell for dessert, but there are so many other delicious dessert options beyond pie.
Looking for some inspiration and creative ideas for those cans of apple pie filling? We’ve got a bunch of delicious recipes to make them shine:
Other Pie Filling Options
Use your own home canned, homemade apple pie filling or canned pie filling from the grocery store for these recipes. If choosing something from the store, go with something that contains all natural ingredients for the best flavor.
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The following recipes were made and tested specifically with apple filling but we cant’ think of a single reason why you couldn’t use peach pie filling, cherry pie filling, rhubarb pie filling or anything else similar instead. Use what you have in your pantry and get creative!
Apple Filling Dessert Recipes
The great thing about these easy recipes is that you can pull together fall desserts in less time and in any season by just opening a jar of pie filling, rather than having to peel, slice, and otherwise prepare apples for baking.
Use that can of apple pie filling up in tasty and moist cakes that are easy to make for weeknights, potlucks, and more!
Apple Crisp is always a favorite. This easy dessert recipe skips the necessity of using fresh apples and goes straight for the apple pie filling in a comforting dessert that is perfect plain or topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Make a delicious apple dessert by topping that pie filling with a biscuit like topping for a quick and easy apple cobbler that is sure to warm hearts and bodies.
If you're looking for something sweet, comforting, and perfect for more than just dessert, this is the category for you. Pie filling combines with bread for breakfast, dessert, or even appetizers here.